Be Thou, O God exalted high;
And, as Thy glory fills the sky,
So let it be on earth displayed,
Till Thou art here, as there, obeyed.
Source: Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #560
|First Line:||Be thou, O God, exalted high|
|Title:||Be Thou, O God, Exalted High|
|Source:||Tate & Brady, 1696|
Be Thou, O God, exalted high. A cento in the Baptist Hymnal, Phila., 1902, from the New Version, Ps. Ivii. (p. 800, ii.).
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)